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Day March 19, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, March 19, 2009

S.Res.80 designating the week of March 15 as National Safe Place Week Exec Cal #25, John Holdren to be Director of th Office of Science and Technology Exec Cal #26, Jane Lubchenco to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere Routine Coast Guard Promotions

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00107

On the Nomination: Confirmation Elena Kagan, of Massachusetts, to be Solicitor GeneralResult: Confirmed (61-31, 7 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00107

On the Nomination: Confirmation Elena Kagan, of Massachusetts, to be Solicitor GeneralResult: Confirmed (61-31, 7 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00106

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.146 as Amended; An act to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.Result: Passed (77-20, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00105

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 683: Motion to Table Coburn S.Amdt.683; To prohibit funding for congressional earmarks for wasteful and parochial pork projects.Result: Agreed to (70-27, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00106

On Passage of the Bill: H.R.146 as Amended; An act to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.Result: Passed (77-20, 2 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00104

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 677: Motion to Table Coburn S.Amdt.677; To require Federal agencies to determine on an annual basis the quantity of land that is owned by each Federal agency and the cost to taxpayers of the ownership of the land.Result: Agreed to (58-39, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00105

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 683: Motion to Table Coburn S.Amdt.683; To prohibit funding for congressional earmarks for wasteful and parochial pork projects.Result: Agreed to (70-27, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00104

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 677: Motion to Table Coburn S.Amdt.677; To require Federal agencies to determine on an annual basis the quantity of land that is owned by each Federal agency and the cost to taxpayers of the ownership of the land.Result: Agreed to (58-39, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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The 111th Congress is Investing in America’s Priorities: Health Care

Senate Democrats are committed to repairing the economy through long-term investments, including in health care. In the 111th Congress, Senate Democrats have already passed significant legislation that will create American jobs, invest in America’s future, and address the skyrocketing costs of health care. These Democratic initiatives address inherited problems neglected over the past eight years.…

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